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WordPress version 5.8 Tatum: New Features and FacetsOne of the reasons WordPress is a popular choice for website management is the robust and frequent updates WordPress releases. The WordPress version 5.8 Tatum update includes some exciting features that will make it easier for users to refine their website design and toggle between making updates on their web pages and posts. Read on to see what the latest WordPress update has to offer.
According to the WordPress update release notes, “WordPress [version] 5.8 introduces a new block-based widgets editor to the Widgets screen (Appearance > Widgets) and Customizer (Appearance > Customize > Widgets). The new editor allows users to add blocks to their widget areas using the familiar block editor interface introduced in WordPress 5.0.”
This new block widget interface helps with:
Three other updates included in the 5.8 Tatum WordPress update include:
Some of the pages on your website are probably pretty straightforward when it comes to content (think of your Contact page or your newsletter subscription page). However, when your webpage construction becomes more complicated with multiple layers to contend with, it can be challenging to discern which layers you need to edit. This latest WordPress version provides a List View of each page and post on your site, so you can easily navigate between all of the content blocks and nested layers on each web page.
The Tatum WordPress version update includes a List View, allowing users to easily navigate between the content blocks and nested layers on each web page.
Once you’ve found the block or layer you want to edit, this new WP update allows you to toggle the List View on and off as needed.
Duotone has quickly become one of the most popular pops of color you can add to your images or videos. The 5.8 Tatum WordPress version is making this popular color filter for your website. Rather than using a black and white filter to play with light and shadows, you can choose which colors to use to emphasize light and shadow.
The picture depicts a fish graphic using aqua and magenta colorized duotone, a new option available as part of the latest WordPress version.
One of the most exciting updates for this new WordPress version is the Pattern Transformation tool. This new tool will suggest new blocks to incorporate into your web page based on the blocks you’re currently working with. Then, as you create content on your site, the tool will suggest more block patterns to help you refine your web page and site style as you continue to work in the editor tool. This latest WordPress advancement will allow you to be an all-in-one content creator and web designer!
One of the most exciting updates for this new WordPress version is the Pattern Transformation tool.
Here’s what’s been added:
Here’s what’s been removed:
The 5.8 Tatum WordPress release may have some new and exciting features, but we have over ten years of experience in WordPress website support and management. We can help implement theme and design changes based on each new WordPress version, update your WordPress website and plugins, configure WordPress hosting and backups, and incorporate new functionality to your WordPress site. Contact us today for help with your WordPress website.
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  This article originally appeared on Pam Ann Marketing and has been republished with permission.
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